Join the BNSF Hazmat Response Team

2017 Course Schedule

April 17-21, 2016 – Pueblo, CO

August 21-25, 2016 – Pueblo, CO

Steps to Becoming a BNSF Hazmat Responder

STEP 1– Be a current employee of BNSF Railway and work in one of the following departments:

  • Operations
  • Mechanical
  • Environmental
  • Engineering
  • Damage Prevention
  • Safety

STEP 2 – Complete the below request form for approval from the Hazmat Manager in your region.

STEP 3 – Once approved, obtain medical clearance by completing a Hazmat physical.

STEP 4 – Complete the Incident Command Systems 100 and 200 web based training courses.

STEP 5 РAttend one of the 40 hour HAZWOPER courses taught by the BNSF Hazmat Team and our Emergency Response Contractors.


BNSF Employees can request to join the BNSF Hazmat Response Program by filling out the form below.

Please note that prior approval from your supervisor is also required.